Practical Trends in Anesthesia and Intensive Care 2017

  • Davide Chiumello

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Silvia Coppola, Sara Froio, Davide Chiumello
    Pages 1-12
  3. Fabio Guarracino, Giulia Brizzi, Rubia Baldassarri
    Pages 13-22
  4. Manlio Prosperi, Maxim Neganov, Andrea De Gasperi
    Pages 23-41
  5. Franco Cavaliere, Carlo Cavaliere
    Pages 77-86
  6. Giulia Frasacco, Luigi Tritapepe
    Pages 87-101
  7. Rosa Di Mussi, Salvatore Grasso
    Pages 103-120
  8. Lara Pisani, Giuliano Lo Bianco, Marinella Pugliesi, Jacopo Tramarin, Cesare Gregoretti
    Pages 139-146
  9. Luciana Mascia, Anna Teresa Mazzeo, Simone Caccia
    Pages 147-169
  10. Cristina Mietto, Davide Chiumello
    Pages 171-183
  11. Marco Dei Poli, Nicholas S. M. Bianchi Bosisio, Valeria Musso
    Pages 185-200

About this book


The book is a useful guide to the management of the most-debated hot topics of practical interest in anesthesia and intensive care. It reviews the state of the art of issues related to both intensive care medicine and anesthesia, such as assisted ventilation, ultrasound assessment of renal function, sedation during non-invasive ventilation, subarachnoid hemorrhage, coagulation disorders in septic shock, difficult airways management and hemodynamic monitoring during anesthesia.

Written by leading experts and including updated references, it provides a comprehensive, easy-to-understand update on anesthesia and intensive care. The book clearly explains complex topics offering practicing clinicians insights into the latest recommendations and evidence in the field while, at the same time, making it a valuable resource for students new to the study of anesthesia and intensive care.


Renal function Difficult airway Assisted ventilation Preoperative evaluation Subarachnoid hemorrhage

Editors and affiliations

  • Davide Chiumello
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of “Scienze della Salute”University of MilanMilanItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-61324-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-61325-3
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals